Heavy Duty Mechanic

Posted: 05/13/2023

Knelsen Sand and Gravel Ltd. provide premier road, concrete, log haul, and precast construction products and services. We supply gravel, asphalt paving, ready-mix concrete, and offer reliable transportation services in trucking throughout Alberta, including Grande Prairie, Peace River, High Level, and Edmonton.

Who We Are Looking For, and What We Have to Offer:
Our team is looking for a full-time (standard 40-hour work week + overtime), Heavy-Duty Mechanic for our Balzac, Alberta location. Here’s what you can expect when working with us:
• Individual and family benefits for dental, vision, and health care
• Competitive wages
• Opportunity for career advancement
• Overtime pay

• Heavy-Duty Mechanics with Class 1 are preferred; or 3rd and 4th year Apprentices will be considered
• CVIP and Inspection Certification and experience on trucks and trailers
• Strong leadership and effective communication skills are key assets; ability to speak and write clearly in English a must!
• Knowledge in hydraulics, electrical and pneumatics
• Repair, adjust and/or replace defective components or systems on concrete ready-mix trucks and on- and off-road equipment
• Heavy-Duty Mechanics must wear protective coveralls, steel-toed boots, and safety glass
• Dual ticketed, Heavy-duty mechanics are preferred
• Concrete experience; automotive knowledge; strong trouble-shooting skills; and diagnostic backgrounds are considered assets
• Possess a valid Driver’s License and Driver’s Abstract according to company policy
• Willingness to work flexible hours and peak period overtime
• Meet all Safety requirements and policies
• Pass a pre-employment drug screening.

At Knelsen Sand & Gravel Ltd. we build opportunity! Our team—made up of remarkable individuals with unique talents and perspectives—work together to deliver successful projects and provide exceptional experiences for our clients and employees throughout Western and Northern Canada.

Although we thank all applicants—only those chosen for an initial interview will be contacted. View jobs on the website here.